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 Plant namepūga
 Latin nameAreca catechu L. - please click to view full record
 Sanskrit namepūga
 Hindi namesupārī
 Tamil namepākkumaram
 Malayalam namekavunnu, kamunnu, kamuku, aṭaykkāmaram
 English nameArecanut tree, Betelnut tree
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 641)
pūga, m. (ifc., f. ā; cf. puJja) any assemblage or combination or body of persons, a multitude, number, mass, quantity (in one place n.) ŚāṅkhBr., Mn., MBh. &c.; country court or an assembly of townsmen, IW. 296, n. 1; disposition, property, nature, W.; the Areca Catechu, called betel-nut tree (n. its nut), Var., Kāv., Suśr.; = kaNTaki-vřkža, L.; = chanda, or chandas, L. = bhAva, L.

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